Small Business Development
The Small Business Unit has the people and tools to help you build your small business in Boston. Through our online resources and in-person services, we connect you with the right people or appropriate city agencies to provide assistance with permitting, licensing and other business challenges you might have.
20 Districts in 20 Days
We will be out in December to encourage holiday shoppers to shop locally. We want residents to explore different neighborhoods in the City.
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Economic Development Center
We offer free workshops across the City to increase access and opportunities.
Our consultants work with entrepreneurs and small business owners. They provide the tools needed to start, strengthen,...
Women Entrepreneurs Boston
Women Entrepreneurs Boston (WE BOS) provides the skill-building opportunities, technical help, and networks to help...
Learn about resources for sign and storefront improvements for your business.
Employee ownership help
We have information to help you build and grow your worker cooperative or employee-owned firm in the City of Boston.
Boston Main Streets
Our comprehensive revitalization approach helps create, build, and sustain healthy commercial districts.